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Lahaina Maui Halloween Kids Parade

Since the 1990s, Lahaina's Halloween Party has been the largest celebration Maui has to offer each year. With 30,000+ vacationers and locals coming together on Halloween evening and night. This year, for 2017, the Keiki (kids) parade beings at 4pm. As someone who was in the parade as one of those keiki for many years, I always remember getting there an hour before had because of the parking and traffic when 30,000 people ascend into the town.  For this free event, spend the money you would have need to spend on some paid event and get a costume. Yes, some people dont dress up, but dont be the odd person out that remains in street clothes. You'll make many more...

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Plan to use a Wheelchair on Vacation?

There are a few things to consider when traveling with a wheelchair or special mobility device. If you or a loved one needs a wheelchair full time, or maybe they just need a little help while on vacation, make sure you look into a few items prior to firming up your vacation details. Bulkhead seating is a good idea for ease of use when getting in and out of the plane. So, its always a good idea to make the request. Ask to board the plane early to help the flow of passengers and avoid being the bottleneck as the rest of the passengers enter the flight.  Plan your vehicle months ahead of time if you need a special transport. For...

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5 Tips for your first visit to Hawaii

1. Its a good idea to plan some activities ahead of time, but leave some time every day to allow for unanticipated adventures or attractions you discover after you arrive. 2. Don't over pack your bags. If you absolutely need the item while you're here, its more than likely you will be able to find it while on vacation. In addition, you will have extra space in your bag to bring home souvenirs! 3. The sun is more powerful in Hawaii than you might expect. Use sunscreen! Lots of sunscreen.   4. Many people enjoy sitting on the beach in front of their resort. That is perfectly ok and exactly what you should be doing on vacation. But, the vast...

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